Literary Studies



link to catalog page AHAD-LEGARDY, Afro-Nostalgia

Afro-Nostalgia

Feeling Good in Contemporary Black Culture

Author: Badia Ahad-Legardy
Pub Date: April 2021

The past as a building block of a more affirming and hopeful future   learn more...
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link to catalog page MITCHELL, From Slave Cabins to the White House

From Slave Cabins to the White House

Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture

Author: Koritha Mitchell
Pub Date: Cloth: August 2020; Paper: August 2021

African American mothers and wives navigating double standards   learn more...
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Julia de Burgos

La creación de un ícono puertorriqueño

Author: Vanessa Pérez-Rosario
Pub Date: November 2021

La biografía de la escritora y activista puertorriqueña, ahora disponible en español   learn more...
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link to catalog page COX, Roger Zelazny Author: F. Brett Cox
Pub Date: May 2021

Challenging convention with the SF nonconformist   learn more...
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link to catalog page STACY, Spoon River America

Spoon River America

Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town

Author: Jason Stacy
Pub Date: May 2021

From Main Street to Stranger Things, how poetry changed our idea of small town life   learn more...
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Vardis Fisher

A Mormon Novelist

Author: Michael Austin
Pub Date: November 2021

Untangling a writer's complicated legacy   learn more...
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link to catalog page CHANCY, Autochthonomies

Autochthonomies

Transnationalism, Testimony, and Transmission in the African Diaspora

Author: Myriam J. A. Chancy
Pub Date: March 2020

A daring new approach to understanding African diasporic culture   learn more...
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link to catalog page AVILEZ, Black Queer Freedom

Black Queer Freedom

Spaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

Author: GerShun Avilez
Pub Date: November 2020

Mapping a geography of black queer life through art   learn more...
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link to catalog page ELLER, Bradbury Beyond Apollo Author: Jonathan R. Eller
Pub Date: August 2020

The conclusion to the trilogy that began with Becoming Ray Bradbury and Ray Bradbury Unbound   learn more...
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link to catalog page ZIMMERMAN, Defending Their Own in the Cold

Defending Their Own in the Cold

The Cultural Turns of U.S. Puerto Ricans

Author: Marc Zimmerman
Pub Date: Cloth: November 2011; Paper: September 2020

A visual and textual journey through the cultural contributions of Puerto Rican artists in the United States   learn more...
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